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St. Louis Jewish Light

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St. Louis Jewish Light

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If Steven Spielberg had known about this Dutch hero, he wouldn’t have made ‘Schindler’s List’

Benjamin Ivry, Forward October 7, 2021

Jan Brokken’s “The Just” recounts how in wartime Lithuania, Dutch consul Jan Zwartendijk and Japanese consul Chiune Sugihara saved thousands of lives by issuing permits admitting Jewish refugees to the Dutch colony of Curaçao by way of Japan....

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